It has been about two months since we tried Mathnasium – The Math Learning Center in Laguna Niguel. My son who has special needs is in Gen Ed this year for 5th Grade and although I know he may or may never catch up, Math is his strength. What is holding him back is reading and comprehension so he struggles with word problems. It is hard for me to gauge how he is doing and where he needs to be, but as long as he is learning that is all that matters to me. I wanted to try Mathnasium to see if they can help close some of those learning … READ MORE >>
One of my boys struggle with reading and comprehension in general which makes it difficult for him to solve math word problems. He has an IEP, and I love his teachers this year, but there is only so much they can do in the classroom. I have partnered up with MATHNASIUM in Laguna Niguel for two months to see if they can help close some of the gaps. What I have seen so far has been impressive. As a learning center, their objectives are to uncover and address the gaps in the student’s knowledge. They hope to build self-confidence and self-esteem in the children. They want to teach it in a way that will make sense for them, and they want to help the children strengthen their math skills. The groups are kept small and the children are rewarded for their efforts. If they accumulate enough points, they spin a wheel at the end of the session for bonus points which are redeemable for prizes. My son looks forward to going back bi-weekly.
This is a sponsored post. #OutletsSC Outlets at San Clemente. With deals like 40% off at the Tommy Hilfiger Outlet Store, it was the perfect opportunity to start shopping for Christmas. This year I have 18 kids to shop for (10 on my husband side and 6 on my side plus our two boys). Most of them are grown and have a ton of toys already so I like to designer clothing. This year I am blessed with a new nephew who is also my Godson. I got him a couple of dressy shirts in plaid and a pair of jeans. For my twin nephews, I thought it would be … READ MORE >>
This is a sponsored post. #OutletsSC The new Outlets at San Clemente is officially open! It’s Orange County’s very first ocean-facing outdoor outlet shopping & dining destination! Today we went to the Ribbon-cutting ceremony, and it was exciting! Some stores were already open, some were still moving in, and we were told there is a walking trail that takes you down to the beach! More to come! Their final 500,000 square foot development plan includes more than a dozen dining options including four restaurants with a scenic ocean-view overlooking the Marblehead Coastal development. It’s not only family-friendly, it’s dog-friendly!